what does REX mean in "REX terrain engine"

classic Classic list List threaded Threaded
2 messages Options
wanggang8826 wanggang8826
Reply | Threaded
Open this post in threaded view
|

what does REX mean in "REX terrain engine"

MP engine is short for multipass, is that right?
REX is short for what?
gwaldron gwaldron
Reply | Threaded
Open this post in threaded view
|

Re: what does REX mean in "REX terrain engine"

REX is short for "Raster Texture" -- implying that all gridded data (not just imagery, but elevation and landcover etc.) are managed as textures on the GPU. It's still a multipass renderer though.
Glenn Waldron / Pelican Mapping